WSR 12-05-019

AGENDA

OFFICE OF

INSURANCE COMMISSIONER

[ Filed February 7, 2012, 11:10 a.m. ]


Rule Development Agenda

January 31 through July 31, 2012



The commissioner has introduced the following rule makings. Each rule making is currently between the CR-101, CR-102, and CR-105 stage. They are currently under review and there may be further rule-making activity before January 31, 2012. If you have any questions regarding any of these rule makings, please contact Meg Jones, megj@oic.wa.gov, or (360) 725-7170.

Current Activity
WAC RCW Authority Subject CR-103E CR-101 CR-105 CR-102
48.02.060 Standards for safeguarding customer information. 08-10-096

5/7/08

48.02.060 Grievance and appeals process requirements. 11-14-113

7/6/11

48.02.060 Property and casualty rate stability. 11-16-071

8/1/11

48.02.060, 48.23.015(8) Senior-specific certifications and designations in the sale of life insurance and annuities. 11-17-129

8/24/11

12-01-108

12/21/11

48.02.060, 48.23.015(8) Suitability of annuity sales. 11-21-096

10/19/11

12-03-117

1/18/12

Valuation of life insurance policies. 12-01-106

12/21/11

Certificates of insurance. 12-01-109

12/21/11

Separate premium accounts. 12-01-114

12/21/11

Chapter 284-02 WAC. 12-02-089

1/4/12


Possible Rule Makings: In addition to the rules listed above, the commissioner continues the effort to update and clarify the code. In the period before July 31, 2012, subjects that may be considered for rule making in this effort include:

Chiropractic fair pay.

Compensation disclosure: Producers.

Continuing education on-line: Producers.

Conversion plans.

Crop adjuster: Permanent.

Disability insurance loss ratios.

Federal financial reform implementation.

Federal health care reform implementation.

Statistical data reporting.

Suitability of sales of annuities.

Surplus line broker registration.

Usage-based insurance program.

WARP board.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office